Stamp, butter; CT83.1646

Name/Title

Stamp, butter

About this object

Butter stamp; a turned wooden stamp, with carved image of a flower with four leaves.

Butter was stamped with decorative designs to make it look more attractive at the table or at the market if it was to be sold. This particular stamp was used in the home of Mrs Mavis Burgess, Tarara.

Medium and Materials

organic, vegetal, wood

Measurements

h 140mm x di 80mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

animal culture, cattle, dairy processing. dairy products

Subject and Association Keywords

animal culture, cattle, dairying

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

equipment

Object number

CT83.1646

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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